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Flood Warning

Statement as of 11:27 AM MDT on May 22, 2018

Expires 7:28 PM EDT on May 23, 2018


The National Weather Service in Billings has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Clarks Fork of the Yellowstone at Edgar affecting Carbon
County.
* From Wednesday morning until further notice... or until the warning
is cancelled.
* At 10 am Tuesday the stage was 7.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.5 feet.
* Near record flooding is possible.
* Forecast... the river will rise above flood stage around 2 PM
Wednesday and crest near 9.6 feet around 12 PM Thursday. The river
is expected to stay near or above flood stage through early next
week.

             Flood observed forecast 12 PM
location stage stage day time Wed Thu Fri

Clarks Fork of the Yellowstone
Edgar 8.5 7.5 Tue 10 am 8.2 9.6 8.7




Lat... Lon 4566 10868 4557 10878 4531 10887 4531 10894
      4554 10888 4566 10875




1127 am MDT Tue may 22 2018

The National Weather Service in Billings has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Clarks Fork of the Yellowstone near Belfry affecting Carbon
County.
* From late tonight until further notice... or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 11 am Tuesday the stage was 7.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will rise above flood stage around 6 am
Wednesday and crest near 8.6 feet around 6 PM Wednesday. The river
is expected to stay near or above flood stage through early next
week.

             Flood observed forecast 12 PM
location stage stage day time Wed Thu Fri

Clarks Fork of the Yellowstone
Belfry 8.0 7.0 Tue 11 am 8.3 8.1 7.1




Lat... Lon 4531 10887 4500 10903 4501 10911 4531 10893





Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 12:40 PM MDT on May 22, 2018

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on May 24, 2018


... Flood Watch in effect from 6 PM MDT this evening through late
Wednesday night...

The National Weather Service in Billings has issued a

* Flood Watch for portions of Montana and north central Wyoming...
    including the following ... in Montana... Big Horn... Carbon...
    Golden Valley... Musselshell... park... Stillwater...
Sweet Grass...
    Wheatland and Yellowstone. In north central Wyoming... Sheridan.

* From 6 PM MDT this evening through late Wednesday night

* periods of showers and thunderstorms through Wednesday night may
result in widespread rainfall totals of 0.50 to 1.50 inches, with
locally higher amounts possible. Flooding may be possible along
mainstem rivers and tributaries already running high due to
snowmelt.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible flood
warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be prepared
to take action should flooding develop. Bank erosion is likely. Do
not walk near river banks as the underlying soil may be eroded. In
addition, if encountering flooded roads, turn around don't drown.





Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 12:40 PM MDT on May 22, 2018

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on May 24, 2018


... Flood Watch in effect from 6 PM MDT this evening through late
Wednesday night...

The National Weather Service in Billings has issued a

* Flood Watch for portions of Montana and north central Wyoming...
    including the following ... in Montana... Big Horn... Carbon...
    Golden Valley... Musselshell... park... Stillwater...
Sweet Grass...
    Wheatland and Yellowstone. In north central Wyoming... Sheridan.

* From 6 PM MDT this evening through late Wednesday night

* periods of showers and thunderstorms through Wednesday night may
result in widespread rainfall totals of 0.50 to 1.50 inches, with
locally higher amounts possible. Flooding may be possible along
mainstem rivers and tributaries already running high due to
snowmelt.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible flood
warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be prepared
to take action should flooding develop. Bank erosion is likely. Do
not walk near river banks as the underlying soil may be eroded. In
addition, if encountering flooded roads, turn around don't drown.





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